Ministry of Sport

AFL Launches NAB AFL Auskick At Home

The AFL has announced the launch of NAB AFL Auskick at Home, a series of live-streamed football clinics, providing children the opportunity to stay connected to the sport they love. The live-streams will allow...

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Reds Trio Suspended Over Pay Dispute

Three Queensland Reds players, Izack Rodda, Isaac Lucas, and Harry Hockings have been suspended after refusing a pay reduction. Rugby Australia (RA) and the Rugby Union Players’ Association (RUPA) finalised a new pay...

AFL June 11 Restart Could See Double-Header Fixtures

After the AFL announced its 2020 premiership season will resume on June 11, AFL CFO and GM of broadcasting and clubs, Travis Auld, said the absence of crowds and limited venues could see two games played at the same...

NRLW Part Of NRL TV Deal For First Time

Interim NRL CEO, Andrew Abdo, has said women’s rugby league remains a priority for the code and will be included in ongoing discussions over a new broadcast deal. Abdo also said he is confident the NRL would be able to...

Netball Australia Reveals Return To Netball Guidelines

Netball Australia has released its Return to Netball Guidelines to provide a minimum baseline of standards for state and territory member organisations to bring a safe return to community netball. The guidelines were...

Supercars To Return June 27

The Virgin Australia Supercars Championship will return on June 27 in Sydney, with the revised 2020 schedule to include 11 more events to run between June and February 2021. Supercars CEO, Sean Seamer, said Supercars...

AFL Delivers Statement On Return To Train And Return To Play

In a memo to all 18 clubs, the AFL has outlined strict protocols to ensure the 2020 season can resume, including all players being tested for COVID-19 by the end of the week. The AFL has indicated there are plans to...

Australian Men’s Cricket Team Rules Social Content Ratings

Nielsen Sport’s latest social content ratings have been released, showing the success of the Australian Men’s Cricket team as the number one ranked team for social media engagements. For the week commencing May 4, the...

Motorsport Australia Unveils Return Strategy

Motorsport Australia has announced its strategy to facilitate a return to competition as the Australian government has started to ease COVID-19 (Coronavirus) restrictions. The document, titled ‘Return to Race’, details...